Tag: post traumatic stress disorder

Patrons can join TRICARE, Real Warriors Campaign webinar on PTSD, June 29th

Patrons can join TRICARE, Real Warriors Campaign webinar on PTSD, June 29th

| June 22, 2018 | 0 Comments

June is PTSD Awareness Month. Join TRICARE on Friday, June 29, from 7 to 8 a.m., Hawaii time (1 to 2 p.m. EST) for the “PTSD Care and Support: Real Warriors Campaign Resources” webinar. This webinar will discuss posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) signs, symptoms, and treatment options, as well as how to overcome barriers to seeking care.  

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Service members must be physically ready for deployment, Troxell says

Service members must be physically ready for deployment, Troxell says

| May 29, 2018 | 0 Comments

The U.S. military’s mission is to fight and win the nation’s wars, and service members must be physically, mentally and emotionally ready to fight when needed, Army Command Sgt. Maj. John W. Troxell said in an interview May 10.

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Veteran remembers fallen comrades in Iraq

Veteran remembers fallen comrades in Iraq

| May 26, 2017 | 0 Comments

This Memorial Day, May 29, Americans will remember U.S. service members who died while serving their country.

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DoD announces new outreach efforts regarding discharges, military records

DoD announces new outreach efforts regarding discharges, military records

| January 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Defense Department has announced a renewed effort to ensure veterans are aware of the opportunity to have their discharges and military records reviewed, according to a DoD news release.

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Teamwork key to preventing suicides, experts say

Teamwork key to preventing suicides, experts say

| September 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Staff Sgt. Miguel Sierra vividly recalls himself and his staff handling logistical matters in the aftermath of a Sailor committing suicide.

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Healing retreats may reduce PTSD symptoms, improve relationships

Healing retreats may reduce PTSD symptoms, improve relationships

| September 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

Preliminary results indicate that therapeutic retreats can reduce post-traumatic stress symptoms in veterans and improve relationships for both veterans and their caregivers.

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8th TSC Soldiers become more aware of PTSD

8th TSC Soldiers become more aware of PTSD

| July 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

In 2013, Congress declared the month of June as Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Awareness Month in order to help the military and civilian communities learn about the causes, symptoms and effects of PTSD.

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Survivor gives lessons learned from shark attack in Lanikai

Survivor gives lessons learned from shark attack in Lanikai

| October 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

As a triathlete and regular swimmer, it is easy to forget that open water swimming can have unexpected dangers.

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Sustainers learn new ways for recognizing, dealing with PTSD

Sustainers learn new ways for recognizing, dealing with PTSD

| July 10, 2015 | 1 Comment

Over the years, post-traumatic stress disorder has made headlines because of the number of individuals it effects every day – and its not just related to those who have served in combat, but also those who have been in traumatizing situations.

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Wounded warriors surf with celebrities

Wounded warriors surf with celebrities

| July 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Learning to surf is on the bucket list of many Soldiers who get stationed in Hawaii.

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